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Pre-Diploma In Livestock Production / Animal Health course is designed for those who have passed SEE examination or equivalent. This curriculum is designed for lower level human resources in the field of Livestock Production / Animal health services equipped with knowledge, skills and attitude necessary for this level of technicians so as to meet the demand of such technician in the country.
This curriculum is based on the job required to be performed by a livestock sector in Nepal. It especially provides the knowledge and skills focussing on Livestock Production and Management, Poultry Production, Dairy Science, Animal Nutrition, Animal health as provisioned by the government of Nepal. It also deals with Extension and Communication and Entrepreneurship skills for to start their own business.
Aim: The aim of the programme is to produce Livestock Production /Animal Health Junior Technical Assistant (JTA) to provide services to the people & livestock sector of country. At the end of their training they may go for job at government, non-government, private sector or own business.
Objectives: After completing this curricular program, the students will be able:
Group size: The group size of this training program will be not more than 40.
Medium of Instruction: The medium of instruction will be in English and/or Nepali language.
Course Duration: This course will be completed within 18 months (40 hrs/week X 39 weeks a year = 1560 hrs.) class plus 6 months (40 hrs/week X 24 weeks = 960 hrs. on the job training (OJT).
Pattern of Attendance: The students should have minimum 90% attendance in theory classes and practical/performance to be eligible for internal assessments and final examinations.
Certificate Requirements: The council for technical education and vocational training will award certificate in “Technical School Leaving Certificate in Livestock Production and Management/Animal Health” to those students who successfully complete the requirements as prescribed by the curriculum.
Individuals who meet the following criteria will be allowed to enter into this program:
Pre-Diploma in Livestock Production and Management /Animal Health course is based on the job required to be performed by a livestock sector in Nepal.
This course intends to provide knowledge about following basic level
Junior Technical Assistant. It especially provides the knowledge and skills
focusing on livestock production and management, poultry production, Dairy
science, Animal nutrition, Animal health, as provisioned by the government of
Nepal. It also deals with Extension and Communication and Entrepreneurship
skill to start their own business.